White Hispanic and Latino Americans
53.0% of all Hispanic and Latino Americans
8.6% of total U.S. population (2010, census)
|Regions with significant populations|
|All areas of the United States|
|American English • American Spanish • Mexican Spanish • Portuguese • Spanglish • Nuyorican English • Miami English|
(mostly Roman Catholic, sizeable Protestant)
Minority Atheism • Irreligion • Judaism and others
|Related ethnic groups|
|White Latin Americans, White Americans, Hispanic and Latino Americans, Spanish Americans, Portuguese Americans, Italian Americans, French Americans|
In the United States, a White Hispanic is an individual who self-identifies as white and of Hispanic descent and/or speaks the Spanish language natively. White Latino Americans are a broader category, including people of Brazilian descent, who mostly speak Portuguese, as well as Spanish-speaking populations.
References[change | change source]
- "B03002. HISPANIC OR LATINO ORIGIN BY RACE". 2007 American Community Survey. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-10-30.
- U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division, Social & Demographic Statistics. "U.S. Census Bureau Guidance on the Presentation and Comparison of Race and Hispanic Origin Data". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-03-29.